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Change In Skin Color -

In skin cancer, there can be irregular areas where discolored skin patches start appearing. This can happendue to various reasons like radiation therapy, inflammation, injuries,, rosacea and skin cancer. They develop in a particular area due to melanin level fluctuations. They might improve or have long-lasting effects.



Breast Changes -

The common symptoms of breast cancer are: change in breast size or shape, a lump in the breast, change in the texture of skin, redness in the skin, change in nipple shape and unexplained liquid discharge from the nipple. Treatment for breast changes normally includes Mastectomy, Tamoxifen, lumpectomy. Other causes for breast changes are known as benign changes, which are not cancerous. adenosis, cysts, fibroadenomas are common typesof Benign changes.



Lump In Body -

Lumps are common, but sometimes , a lump can be a symptom of a serious issue like cancer. Cancerous lumps are hard and painless and appear often suddenly. The lump will grow in size over the period. These lumps are visible from outside if they appear in breast, neck, arms, etc.



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Coughing Blood -

Coughing blood is also known as hemoptysis and can occur due to pulmonary embolism, tuberculosis, cocaine use, lung cancer, tumors and bronchiectasis. Even though it may or may not be an urgent medical condition but consistent blood in cough blood can be a symptom of cancer.Various tests conducted for analysis are chest x-ray, bronchoscopy, sputum analysis etc.



Blood In Stool -

Finding drops of blood on the stool is quite common, and is mostly caused due to hemorrhoids or anal fissures. Even though it is not dangerous most of the times, it can be a symptom of cancerous or precancerous conditions. The Precancerous polyps present at the end of the colon look like bleeding from hemorrhoids. They exist in the colon before they become cancerous, and can be removed with surgery. Patients who tend to ignore this bleeding for years are diagnosed with colon cancer, assuming it to be hemorrhoids. Symptoms of polyp and colon cancer are more likely to show up with people aged ab



Change In Bowel Habits -

These habits differ from person to person, based on their diet, hydration, consistency of bowel movement and the color. A significant and unexplained change in bowel habits indicates a problem in the gastrointestinal tract. Few abnormal changes include black, tarry stools, brown-colored stools, deep red stools, white-colored stools. Few disorders that cause change in bowel habits are celiac disease, crohn’s disease, diverticulosis, irritable bowel syndrome and thyroid disorders.



Significant Weight Loss -

It is common for cancer patients to face sudden weight loss. Almost 80% of the people face weight loss during or before cancer diagnosis. People often experience weakness and difficulty in doing daily activities.



Difficulty Swallowing -

Difficulty in Swallowing refers to the inability to swallow foods or liquids easily. People choke sometimes while they try to swallow. This condition is also known as Dysphagia. A few reasons for difficulty in swallowing are acid reflux and GERD, heartburn, epiglottitis, goiter, esophagitis, esophageal cancer, stomach cancer and thyroid nodule.



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